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MV Daily Bulletin for Wednesday, 9/26

DATES AT A GLANCE
9/27-28  “Bach to School” Concerts  Theater
9/30  Athletic Boosters Oktoberfest 4pm
10/1  Run for Education  
10/2  Homecoming Week  
10/2  Athletic Boosters 7pm WSC 118 
10/3  Senior Breakfast 8am in Commons
10/3  Board of Education Meeting
10/5  Homecoming Rally MVHS
10/6  No School Teacher Workday  
10/6  Homecoming Carnival  MVHS
10/6  Homecoming Game vs Dougherty MVHS
10/7  Homecoming Dance  Commons
10/10 Minimum Day /PD  
10/10 Staff Picture  Amphitheater @1:10pm

 

DUE DATE
9/28  Senior Breakfast Tickets – last day for purchase
9/29  Ads for Student Directory due to PTSA
10/3  Homecoming Dance- last day for online ticket sales
         

 

TONIGHT  Monte Vista Choir "Bach to School" Concert! Sept. 27th & Sept 28th, 7pm,Theatre  Come hear the beautiful voices of our award-winning choir! Tickets on sale at the door.  Purchase tickets at www.mvchoir.yapsody.com

Questions? Contact mvchoirtix@gmail.com

 

 

 

CLUB NEWS

Link Crew:  Attention all students in Link Crew- We will be having a meeting in the Drama room on Thursday during Access. Please come join us to talk about our events for the year.

 

Forensics Club:   Are you interested in solving mysteries? The forensics club will put your skills to the test with crime scenes, opportunities to analyze evidence, and learn fun tricks like learning how to decipher someone's personality based on their handwriting!  We'll teach you how to tell the stories behind blood splatter, identify the species of bones and hair, and figure out who stole your soda from lunch with fingerprints!  Sign up to try your hand at CSI: https://goo.gl/forms/wSR8ghDBpCMpQORI3.   To receive meeting notifications text "sciencelunch" to 31996. 

 

Chemistry Club  Missed us at the club fair? Want to do some fun, easy chemistry? Want to make bouncy balls, lava lamps, jack-o-lantern flame throwers, colored fire, and more? Then join the Monte Vista Chemistry Club. No experience or knowledge of chemistry required. All you need to do is fill out the Google Form on school loop.

 

MVHS MIT Launch Club

The MIT Launch Club has arrived at Monte Vista High School! If you would like to apply, please fill out the application on school loop news.

 

Key Club  Apply to Key Club- the oldest and largest service program for high school students. Please fill out the google form on School Loop and turn in by 3:10PM Thursday, October 5th to ROOM 223. The first meeting will be on September 29th during lunch in Room 223. .  Questions? Email us: keyclubmv@gmail.com

 

 

NEWS REWIND

 

Traffic Reminders for Monte Vista

Due to an increase in unsafe driving habits around Monte Vista, please be reminded of the rules of the road.  

 

Students- Take your time leaving class and the parking lots.  Pausing for ten minutes may save your life and your bumper. Uturns across the Stone Valley double yellow are illegal and unsafe.

 

Parents- Save time and traffic by picking your student up at 3:45pm after the student has studied for 30 minutes in the library or WSC. 

 

Parents- Drop off/pick up in front of gym to take a legal left turn on Stone Valley at the light.    There is no legal left turn out of the horseshoe during pick up and drop off hours.

 

Pedestrians- Stay in the car until safe to exit to the sidewalk.  There is no drop off in red zone or mid street for your safety.    

 

Thanks and be safe out there Mustangs!  

 

 

HOMECOMING:  Our 2017 MV Homecoming Dance is quickly approaching!  The dance is on Saturday, October 7th from 7-10pm and is semi-formal attire. The dance will include 2 DJ’s, games, AND FOOD TRUCKS!  Food Trucks are not included in the ticket price so be sure to bring money!

 

Tickets are $20 with ASB and $25 w/o ASB.  Tickets  will be available online through Tuesday 10/3 at midnight.  Tickets will also be available at the bookkeeper’s windows during lunch only Friday 9/29 through Tuesday 10/3 with current school ID card.  Students must have their current student I.D. card to get into the dance and there will be NO coat check available.  There are also NO guest passes for this dance, it is for MV students only.  Tickets are on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis. Tickets will be available UNTIL they are SOLD OUT so buy your tickets EARLY.  No exceptions will be made for students who are not at school for whatever reason, please plan ahead and purchase your tickets EARLY!! Please note that this dance has sold out in the past.

 

SENIOR BREAKFAST:  Attention Seniors!  On Tuesday, October 3rd during homecoming week we will be hosting our senior breakfast down in the commons from 8am – 9:30am.  Seniors come on by before your A or 1st period class to enjoy a full breakfast of eggs, fruit, French toast and more!  IF you purchased a senior gold card, the senior breakfast is included.  IF YOU DID NOT purchase a senior gold card but would like to join in on the fun of senior breakfast, you can purchase it for $15.00 through the Web Store at mvhigh.net.  The last day to purchase is Thursday, September 28th at midnight. 

 

HOMECOMING VOLUNTEERS Parent volunteers from all grades are needed to help with check-in for the Homecoming Dance on Saturday, October 7 6:30-9:00PM.  Please. CLICK HERE  

 

The 2017-18 PTA Reflections Art Program is here!  “Within Reach” is this year’s theme and ALL MVHS students are invited to participate and submit original artwork by 10/27.  For more information and submissions, please download the Reflection entry packet located in the "Parents Locker" section http://mvhs.schoolloop.com/ptsa     

 

How to register for School Loop.  Parents and Students each have accounts. 

1.            Go to the Monte Vista homepage (www.mvhigh.net)

2.            Look for Quick Links drop down menu upper right and select School Loop

3.            Click Register Now

4.            Click Parent Registration

5.            Enter the required information

6.            Enter the student ID # XXXXXX

 

 

AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING
Funded by PTSA Members

 

English      Rm   Time

Monday     309   3:15-4:15 pm

Tuesday     308   3:15-4:15 pm

Thursday   223   3:15-4:15 pm

 

Math

Tuesday     523   3:20-4:20 pm
Tues Tests 527   3:30-4:30 pm

Thursday   523   3:20-4:20 pm
 

Biology
Tuesday     908   3:15-4:15 pm

 

Physics
Wednesday 906 3:20-4:20 pm

 

Spanish

Monday     408   3:15-4:15 pm

 

Testing Center:

Tuesday     206   3:30-4:30 pm
Wednesday 206 3:30-4:30 pm

 

 

RUN FOR EDUCATION:  Join in a fun local tradition while raising funds for local schools.  SRVEF | info@srvef.org

 

Advertise in the MVHS Student Directory:  Tell the Monte Vista parent community about your business by advertising in the Student Directory.  Purchase your space through the PTSA Webstore (https://montevista,revtrak.net/PTSA). Full page to business card sizes are available.  Deadline for artwork and payment: September 29, 2017.  Questions: Suzanne Sherry (sdcsherry@yahoo.com).

 

 

Academy Night:  The US service academies offer a unique and esteemed opportunity for high school grads. Accepted students receive a 4-year university education and a stipend in exchange for a minimum 5-year military service commitment.  If you are interested in learning more please join Congressional staff and service academy reps for Academy Night.  Thursday, 9/28 6-8pm at DVC in the Diablo room.  RSVP 925/933-2660. 

 

 

THE STAMPEDE
Support the student-run Journalism class that publishes 7 monthly newspapers each school year.  There are many ways you and you businesses can support the Journalism class.   All sponsors, subscribers and patrons receive a copy of the monthly paper for the school year.  Contact us : mvhsstampede@gmail.com.  

Subscribe -                   $40   receive a copy of the monthly paper …..
Patron -                         $60   and your name is listed in last issue as thanks. 

Individual Sponsor -     $75+ and receive recognition in every issue of the paper.

Corporate Sponsor -     $150+and your logo is printed in every issue.

Voluntary Donations:    ??     Any amount helps!

 

 

YEARBOOK PICS???  CLICK HERE  to share your pics with yearbook.  With the online program you can simply upload directly into the yearbook photo database for consideration.  Our school code is MVmustangs.

 

 

COLLEGE NIGHT at MV:  Wednesday, October 25th from 6:30pm-8:30pm at MV.  This 30th Annual College Night is brought to you through the combined efforts of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District and the Academic Boosters from California, Dougherty Valley, Monte Vista and San Ramon Valley High Schools.  No participant RSVP is required.

 

 

SENIOR YEARBOOK ADS:  

How to Submit: Log on to www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter order number 16339. Click Create An Ad and follow the directions to create and purchase your message online. Your ad is not complete until you add it to your cart, check out and pay for it.

Message Guidelines: Create the message exactly as you want it to appear in the yearbook. You will approve your finished ad within the program before you submit your ad and make your online payment. We reserve the right to refuse or edit any portion of your message or photo that is unacceptable for publication.

For Tech Support while using the online ad creator, contact Herff Jones Tech Support at: 877.362.7750

 

FALL PARENT MEETINGS WITH SUPERINTENDENT
Join Superintendent Rick Schmitt in a conversation about District priorities and future initiatives. The discussions will focus on expanding opportunities and flexibility for students, families and staff, improving student wellness, enhancing staff working conditions and ensuring that each student, employee and family feels safe and respected.

 

The meetings are on the dates and times below. Please attend whichever meeting is most convenient for you. 

9/28 @9am         Gale Ranch MPR
10/2 @9am         Windemere MPR

10/5 @9am         Diablo Vista MPR
10/12 @9am       Charlotte Wood Library
10/19 @9am       Pine Valley Library
10/25 @8:30am  Stone Valley Library
10/26 @10:30am  Iron Horse Library

 

 

OKTOBERFEST!  Join other Mustang sports fans for the second annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, September 30 at the Oak Hill Park Community Center, hosted by Monte Vista Athletic Boosters.  This is an adults only event with great food and beverages, plus a commemorative pint glass.  All proceeds support Monte Vista Athletics.  See http://www.mvathleticboosters.org for more event info and purchase tickets in the MVHS web store. 


Monte Vista Athletic Boosters - We need your support!! 

MVAB’s mission is to help MVH Athletics provide a positive atmosphere of sportsmanship and learning for the MVHS student-athlete and their athletic teams.  This is done by providing needed funding for a variety of capital improvements, as well as educational and program support.  Supporting these programs is only possible through your generous donations, including:

 

MUSTANG VIP Card:  $350, 1/3 of the purchase price is donated directly to the individual sports team selected.  The remainder more broadly helps MVAB and the Athletic Department in their mission of supporting MV student Athletes.  Here are some details:

  • ADMISSION for up to 4 people to ALL home football and Men’s and Women’s basketball games, ex playoffs
  • DIRECT PARTICIPATION in helping maintain a positive sports environment by supporting our sports programs (e.g., Student-Athlete Scholarships, capital improvements, health/safety equipment) and future facility improvements.
  • POTENTIAL TAX DEDUCTION: Monte Vista Athletic Boosters is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (Please check with your tax advisor).  

Show your support by getting your MUSTANG VIP Cards today on-line in the Athletic Boosters section of the Monte Vista Webstore by clicking here

 

Oktoberfest:   - September 30, 2017 - 4-7pm at Oak Hill Park Community Center (next to Monte Vista) - Tickets $50 and include:

  • Catered Oktoberfest food
  • Commemorative pint glass
  • Drink coupon 
  • Plus, $20 of each ticket sold goes directly to the MV sports team of your choice!
  • Adults-Only event

There will also be an opportunity to win some great items, including a $250 gift certificate to Heller Jewelers and custom embroidered letterman jacket from Power Stitch!  

Join us for a fun afternoon while supporting our student-athletes!  Buy your tickets today!


 

PARENTS ON CAMPUS

Are you looking for a way to support your MV Student?  Here is a list of some suggestions for parents to be engaged on the MV Campus

Dads on Campus:
Speaker series with discussion as more than 50 Dads meet as scheduled.  Series topics are selected to support Dads and their teenage students.  Coordinator is Ryan Meineke ryan.meineke@yahoo.com  Next meeting is November 1 at 7pm in Library. 

Parent Teacher Student Association 
Parents meet routinely to support MV campus, staff and activities.  Volunteers coordinate programs such as Parent Education and After School Tutoring.  President is Janet Nunan.  Next meeting:  October 13 at 10:30 in Conference Room 

School Site Council
Elected participation by Parents, Teachers, Student and Staff help direct funding to MV programs.  The current board positions are filled.  Coordinator is Kristine Sexton.  Next meeting is October 12  at 3:30 in WSC 118.  

Coffee with Kevin
Monthly coffee scheduled 8:30am in 118 including presentations by students, faculty departments and time for Q&A with Administration. No RSVP needed.  The next Coffee is October 18 at 8:30am in WSC 118.  

Academic Boosters
Fundraising for classroom teachers keeps our class sizes lower and offers more choices to our students.  This group meets monthly to direct funds and plan fundraisers.  The next meeting is October 11 at 10am in WSC 118.  

Athletic Boosters  
Fundraising for all Mustang Sports Teams to pay for additional services, support for our teams.  

12th Man
Fundraising for Mustang Football. 

Students of Excellence  12/17
Teachers each nominate a student for the intangible efforts. The nominated student is hard-working, has a positive attitude, and adds a special element to the classroom.   


DAILY BULLETIN:  Club and sports limited to that day.  Please submit before noon the day before event/meeting.  Bulletin is published before 2pm.

WEEKLY BULLETIN:  A more comprehensive list of events on campus and looking forward into the coming weeks.  Please submit before noon Monday.  Published by 2pm. 

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Read MWTHF at beginning of 3rd period as selected by leadership.   Please submit article before noon the day before. 

SUBMIT:  School Loop or email typed to jmcfarland@srvusd.net as submitted before noon the day before. 

Posted by: Jodi McFarland Published:9/27/17
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